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davholla

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Patio rose
« on: September 16, 2020, 18:29:22 »
I want to grow a rose on the patio  - any advice?
It might have to be in the shade.
I live in South East London

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Patio rose
« on: September 16, 2020, 18:29:22 »

Tee Gee

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Re: Patio rose
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2020, 19:37:40 »
Most Roses will stand a bit of shade so it depends a lot on how you define 'shade'

Here are a few photos to give you some ideas;

http://www.thegardenersalmanac.co.uk/Gallery/Roses/Roses.htm

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Re: Patio rose
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2020, 06:30:03 »
I have a Souvenir du Dr Jamain.. dark red heavily scented climber. It's on a North facing wall and thrives, despite being in the shade of the house for most of the day.

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Re: Patio rose
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2020, 08:10:40 »
I always think a patio rose, presumably in a pot, needs to be a repeat flowerer and fragrant.

David Austin roses suggest these - https://www.davidaustinroses.co.uk/collections/potted?_=pf&pf_t_ideal_for=filter_ideal_for%3A%20Shady%20Areas&pf_t_availability=filter_delivery_type%3A%20Potted%20Rose

I'm sure the Peter Beales and Harkness roses sites also have some ideas for potted roses in shady areas.
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